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  • Hello all - I'm Elizabeth. I'm a woman, writer, wife, mother, reader, runner, eater, t...inal, nothing really intended for publication. Just practice on scene setting, mode, dialogue, character dev, etc...
  • I completed the 50,000 word goal of NaNoWriMo this year!  Now I'm in the 'tweaking' mode before submitting my 'Baby' t...
  • I just read What I Thought I Knew by Alice Eve Cohen last night; an incredible memoir. I don't usually gravitate toward memoir, for reasons I wrote about recently on m...

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  • Elaina Zuker posted a status
    I teach seminars to executives, give speeches and write books, including bestseller...Influence”. My new book, “A Swift Kick in the Can’ts – the New Peer Mentor Model for Success Now” is now avai...
  • Hi Patricia! So glad you liked my article The Absolute Necessity of Creating a Professional Author's Office. I look forward to reading your articles here. Kristen Houghton
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    Behind The Book American Family By Catherine Marshall-Smith “What a long strange trip it’s been,” pretty much sums up my experience writing American Family. What...

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  • I think whether you use a pen name or not, you still have to draw the line between your personal and professional life.  I would never think of authors having the prob...
  • When not on sabbatical, I work for a human rights organization and edit news releases...Indigenous communities.  I sometimes go into what I call "cold-hearted editor mode" where I'm only thinking abou...
  • Yeeeees, thank you for sharing! You state things so clearly that I can really nod too,...t my instincts as a paid writer (which have been set to "panic and desperation mode" for a few months) have been...